Distracted Driving Accidents
Talk. Text. Crash.
We’ve all seen those TXDOT awareness messages on the highway that adamantly inform us about the dangers of talking and texting on our devices while driving. These messages are not just put up a catchy slogan, these campaigns are so that we can make traveling on our roadways safer for everyone including ourselves.
In 2018, 95,572 were considered distracted driving accidents and resulting with 394 deaths in the state of Texas.
What does “Distracted Driving” mean?
Anything that takes your attention away from the road is considered distracted driving. If you take a phone call while driving, text while driving, even change the radio station while driving.
Other types of distracted driving:
- Eating or drinking
- Interacting with navigation devices
- Applying makeup
You are not practicing safe driving if your attention is on anything else other than the road.
Have you been injured by a distracted driver?
Reynaldo Diaz has the experience that is needed when handling a complex personal injury involving a distracted driving accident.
Distracted driving is negligent driving, we are dedicated and focused to protect your legal rights.
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